07.22.2016
By John D'Antona Editor, Traders Magazine

WisdomTree Lists Six Exchange-Traded Funds on Toronto Stock Exchange

07.22.2016 By John D'Antona Editor, Traders Magazine

TMX Group.com – (Toronto) – Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) welcomes WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (WisdomTree), the industry’s ninth largest exchange-traded fund (ETF) provider globally, to the Exchange. WisdomTree will open the market this morning to celebrate the launch of six new Canadian ETFs, which began trading on TSX last Thursday.

ETF Name Symbol
WisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity Index ETF EHE
WisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth Index ETF DGR, DGR.B
WisdomTree International Quality Dividend Growth Index ETF IQD, IQD.B
WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Index ETF HID, HID.B
WisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth Dynamic Hedged Index ETF DQD
WisdomTree International Quality Dividend Growth Dynamic Hedged Index ETF DQI

“We are delighted to welcome WisdomTree to our world class lineup of ETF providers,” said Nick Thadaney, President & CEO, Global Equity Capital Markets, TMX Group. “Momentum in this segment of the market continues to build and we are especially honoured that WisdomTree has chosen to list their set of products on TSX as their initial foray into the Canadian market.”

Jonathan Steinberg, WisdomTree CEO and President, and Raj Lala, WisdomTree Head of Canada, will join Mr. Thadaney to open trading this morning at 9:30 a.m. ET.

As of June 30, 2016, there were 420 ETFs listed on TSX with a combined market capitalization of over $100 billion. For more information on ETFs and other exchange traded products, visit TMX Group’s ETF Centre at: http://app.tmxmoney.com/etp/. The portal provides in-depth information on ETFs, including basic education, investment strategies and videos.

For Market Openings: Media may pick up a feed from the TOC (television operations centre) for all market open ceremonies. The feed is named TSX Transmit 1 and is produced at the TMX Broadcast Centre and sent live to the TOC. The client moves into position for the market open ceremony at approximately 9:27 a.m. and the markets will open with the sound of a siren (the traditional market open on Toronto Stock Exchange) at 9:30 a.m.

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